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Xavier University of Louisiana Scholarships

One Drexel Drive Tuition In/Out-State: $17,700 / $17,700 Total Fall Enrollment: 3,391
New Orleans , LA 70125-1098 Books and Supplies: $1,200 Applicants Admitted: 64%
(504) 486-7411 On-campus Room and Board: $7,600 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 98% Undergraduate Application Fee: $25 Receiving Institutional Aid: 66% , $3,930 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Xavier University of Louisiana General Information

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    Address One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
    Phone Number (504) 486-7411
    Web Address
    Mission Statement MISSION STATEMENT
    Xavier University of Louisiana is a Catholic and historically Black institution. The ultimate purpose of the University is the promotion of a more just and humane society. To this end, Xavier prepares its students to assume roles of leadership and service in society. This preparation takes place in a pluralistic teaching and learning environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, including research and community service. So that they will be able to assume roles of leadership and service, Xavier graduates will be:prepared for continual spiritual, moral, and intellectual development;liberally educated in the knowledge and skills required for leadership and service; and educated in a major field so that they are prepared to complete graduate or professional school and to succeed in a career and in life.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Xavier University of Louisiana Size

    Total enrollment 3,391
    Enrolled full time 3,183
    Enrolled part time 208

    Xavier University of Louisiana Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 900
    Women enrolled full time 2,283
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 3%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 2%
  • Xavier University of Louisiana Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $25
    Applied 4,463
    Admitted 2,860
    Enrolled 786
    Admitted % 64%

    Xavier University of Louisiana Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Xavier University of Louisiana Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 33%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 430
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 540
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 430
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 540
    Students submitting ACT 84%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 19
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 24
  • Xavier University of Louisiana Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $17,700
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $17,700
    Books and Supplies $1,200
    On-campus room and board $7,600
    Off-campus room and board $8,642

    Xavier University of Louisiana Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 98%
    Receiving Federal Grants 66% , $5,342 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 66% , $3,930 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 81% , $5,846 on average
  • Xavier University of Louisiana Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biochemistry 1 0 0
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 105 0 0
    Microbiology, General 1 0 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 16 0 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 7 0 0
    Finance, General 2 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 3 0 0
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 11 0 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer Science 3 0 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 0 0 0
    Education Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biology Teacher Education 1 2 0
    Chemistry Teacher Education 1 0 0
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 1 0
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 3 0
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 16 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 2 10 0
    English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0 2 0
    Foreign Language Teacher Education 0 0 0
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0 0 0
    Mathematics Teacher Education 0 0 0
    Music Teacher Education 2 0 0
    Social Studies Teacher Education 0 1 0
    Special Education and Teaching, General 1 11 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor Master Doctorate
    English Language and Literature, General 8 0 0
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor Master Doctorate
    French Language and Literature 1 0 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 3 0 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 0 2 0
    Mental Health Counseling/Counselor 0 0 0
    Pharmacy 0 0 173
    Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 10 0 0
    History Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History, General 2 0 0
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Mathematics, General 2 0 0
    Statistics, General 0 0 0
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Philosophy 1 0 0
    Physical Sciences Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 41 0 0
    Chemistry, Other 0 0 0
    Physics, General 7 0 0
    Psychology Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Psychology, General 29 0 0
    Social Sciences Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Political Science and Government, General 12 0 0
    Sociology 3 0 0
    Theology and Religious Vocations Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Theology/Theological Studies 1 3 0
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art/Art Studies, General 1 0 0
    Music Performance, General 0 0 0
    Music, General 3 0 0
    Voice and Opera 1 0 0
  • Xavier University of Louisiana Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline July 1
    Priority application deadline March 1
    Fall application deadline March 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due April 15
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by October 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit April 9

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline January 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline January 15
    College will notify student of early action by February 15

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline June 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Academic Scholarships

Scholarship Description
All freshmen are automatically considered for Xavier University Scholarships at the time of their application for admission. A number of factors determine the decision, primarily high school grade point average (computed on academic subjects only) and standardized test scores, as well as extracurricular involvement and a counselor's recommendation. NOTE: These awards are made for eight (8) consecutive semesters provided the student maintains an average of: 3.0 at the end of two semesters, 3.3 at the end of four semesters, and 3.5 at the end of six semesters. As a member of the United Negro College Fund, Xavier University receives various scholarship opportunities throughout the academic year. These competitive scholarship opportunities are available to all students enrolled at Xavier who meet the specific eligibility criteria determined by the donor. Scholarships are coordinated through the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs. Enrolled students should contact this office for information regarding various scholarship opportunities and consult the Scholarship Opportunities Bulletin Board and web site once they arrive on campus.
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